Mon, Nov 20, 2006 - Page 8 News List

Chan lifts hopes for WHO role for Taiwan

By Dan Bloom

Will next year's news reports from Geneva repeat the same refrain -- that Taiwan's bid was thwarted once again after the WHO general commission decided against putting the motion on its agenda?

Chan has a chance to show her mettle. She should give Taiwan its proper place in the WHO.

Dan Bloom is a freelance writer in Taiwan.

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